The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 67 94
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.45% 2.36% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 23.73% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 13
Median salary £56,250 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.87% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 150 118 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.07% 9.95% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 109
Median salary £50,000 £38,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for LAN in Edinburgh

LAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for LAN.

1 30 (83.33%) WAN
2 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (44.44%) Cisco
4 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (36.11%) Office 365
6 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
7 11 (30.56%) SCCM
8 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
8 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 9 (25.00%) DHCP
9 9 (25.00%) CCNP
9 9 (25.00%) CCNA
9 9 (25.00%) Citrix
9 9 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (22.22%) XenApp
10 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
10 8 (22.22%) SCOM
10 8 (22.22%) IT Strategy
10 8 (22.22%) Symantec
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (19.44%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Office 365
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) DNS
3 9 (25.00%) DHCP
4 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (19.44%) Firewall
6 5 (13.89%) BGP
7 4 (11.11%) OSPF
7 4 (11.11%) VoIP
8 3 (8.33%) Internet
8 3 (8.33%) Network Security
8 3 (8.33%) VPN
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.56%) IPv4
9 2 (5.56%) MPLS
9 2 (5.56%) Multicast
9 2 (5.56%) SAN
9 2 (5.56%) Skype
9 2 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (5.56%) Wireless
9 2 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) IVR
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Ubuntu
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 8 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 6 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) Information Security
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.00%) CCNA
2 9 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
4 2 (5.56%) CCDA
4 2 (5.56%) CCDP
4 2 (5.56%) CCIE
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) CCSE
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (22.22%) XenApp
4 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) SCCM
2 8 (22.22%) SCOM
3 7 (19.44%) Ansible
3 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (19.44%) Puppet
3 7 (19.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (19.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.56%) DameWare
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Symantec
5 7 (19.44%) CA
5 7 (19.44%) Varonis
6 4 (11.11%) F5
7 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.56%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) Avaya
9 1 (2.78%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) Mitel
9 1 (2.78%) Polycom
9 1 (2.78%) Sophos
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago